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Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: The Dollar Doodle

20 September 1957
When Nora's friend is accused of kleptomania, Nick agrees to investigate and discovers a link to a gang of blackmailers.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Roy Glenn ... Dink Malone

Ken Lynch ... Everett Baron
John Mitchum ... Eddie Marks
Natalie Norwick ... Marcella Nyle Chapman

Grant Richards ... Angel Baron

Season 1, Episode 2: The Duke of Sing Sing

27 September 1957
When a criminal tells Nick he will get revenge for sending him to jail, Nick decides to take up judo.

Season 1, Episode 3: The Angel Biz

4 October 1957
Nick investigates when the star of the play he's invested in is murdered. Nora insists on working with Nick because the dead man was found in her niece's apartment.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Barbara Lang ... Monica Barnes
Gerry Gaylor ... Renee Henri

Don Burnett ... Brant Lorgan

Gardner McKay ... Jacques Henri
Tol Avery ... Det. Steve King
Asta ... Asta

Marjorie Bennett ... Landlady (uncredited)
Thomas Browne Henry ... Gil Gordon (uncredited)

Nancy Kulp ... Desk clerk (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 4: Come Back Darling Asta

11 October 1957
Nick and Nora search for the owner of a silk handkerchief brought home by their dog, Asta, and discover a corpse.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Peggy Knudsen ... Blonde / Sandra Storm
Billy Gray ... Mike Edwards
Michael Fox ... Lt. Heldon
Jester Hairston ... Murphy - Bellhop
Amzie Strickland ... Librarian
Tom Nolan ... Boy (as Butch Bernard)
Asta ... Asta

Season 1, Episode 5: Paris Pendant

18 October 1957
While visiting Paris, Nora receives a beautiful pendant and discovers that she isn't the only person that wants to possess the necklace.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Lisa Golm ... Bertha / Madame Blanchard

Otto Waldis ... Monsieur Alex Blanchard
Perry Ivins ... Goldy - Jeweler

Malcolm Atterbury ... Harry Huppley
Asta ... Asta

Season 1, Episode 6: That's the Spirit

25 October 1957
Nick attends a séance and is surprised when a mysterious voice claims that a death thought by the police to be an accident was really murder.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Benny Baker ... Curly Bascom

Veda Ann Borg ... Sandra Haney

Stafford Repp ... Lt. Ralph Raines

James Seay ... Jerry Divolo

Dorothy Neumann ... Madame Thanatopsis

Season 1, Episode 7: Acrostic Murders

1 November 1957
Nick and Nora discover a murderer by solving an acrostic puzzle.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Mary Young ... Teresa Trimble

Charles Lane ... Harry Gordon

Anthony Warde ... Inspector Crowley

Paul E. Burns ... A. Pincus - Greengrocer
Asta ... Asta

Season 1, Episode 8: The Dead Duck

8 November 1957
A gangster and his moll take a predatory interest in the manuscript for Nora's mystery novel.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
John Beradino ... Silk Morgan (as John Berardino)
Carol Kelly ... Lily Laverne
George Ramsey ... Danny the Duck
Eddie Fetherston ... Henry - Custodian
Frances Osborne ... Helen - Operator
Asta ... Asta

Season 1, Episode 9: Fatal Cliche

15 November 1957
While visiting an art museum, Nick and Nora become involved in the theft of rare coins from the gallery's safe.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Morris Ankrum ... August Vandrey
Cyril Delevanti ... Coin Dealer Menlow
Burt Douglas ... Crane Vandrey

Penny Edwards ... Joan Dawlt

Percy Helton ... Angy

Season 1, Episode 10: Ring Around Rosie

22 November 1957
While Nick throws a wedding party, his enemies rig his car with an explosive device.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Mary Somerville ... Miss Lamont (as Lady May Lawford)

Edmund Hashim ... Luigi Midelli
Tom McKee ... Atty. Thomas .J. Robinson
Tol Avery ... Lt. Steve King
Joey Faye ... Porky Bunker
Lisa Gaye ... Rosie Muldoon
Tito Vuolo ... Papa Orlatti

Season 1, Episode 11: Angels in Paradise

29 November 1957
While attempting to assist a former servant, Nick and Nora become the target of a murder who uses darts as a weapon

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Peter Chong ... Koko Han
Hugh Sanders ... Col. Arthur Haywood
Peggy Maley ... Iris Haywood
Jason Johnson ... Dr. Parks
Dick Elliott ... Bill Stauton

Season 1, Episode 12: The Fashion Showdown

6 December 1957
When a model doesn't show up for a charity fashion show, Nora agrees to take her place, not realizing the gown identifies the wearer as the woman to be murdered.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Jennifer Lea ... Sara Tobin
Clegg Hoyt ... Frankie

Len Lesser ... Steve - Henchman
Buddy Lewis ... Lew - Henchman
Anne Neyland ... Gerry - Model
Lillian Powell ... Landlady

Philip Van Zandt ... Angie
Rochelle Ades ... Herself - Model (uncredited)
Carol Anderson ... Herself - Model (uncredited)
Mary Lou Miner ... Herself - Model (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 13: The Dead Giveaway

13 December 1957
Nick competes against a criminologist on a game-show panel until another contestant is poisoned.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Les Tremayne ... Ben Millikan
William Roerick ... Emmet Sturdevant

Carleton Young ... Paul Avery
Lyn Osborn ... Page
David Alpert ... Makeup Man
John Maxwell ... Dr. Wilson

Season 1, Episode 14: Unwelcome Alibi

27 December 1957
When an agent is accused of murder, his only alibi is a beautiful blonde bimbo whose testimony would end his marriage.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Barbara Nichols ... Jeri Ames
Mark Dana ... Ben Milton

Ross Elliott ... George Keesler
Eddy Grove ... Duncan Steel

Stafford Repp ... Lt.. Ralph Raines
Dori Simmons ... Marj - Secretary

Ben Welden ... Ned the Bartender

Season 1, Episode 15: Asta Day

3 January 1958
Nick and Nora recount how their dog Asta was responsible for bringing them together.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Clairidon Charles
Asta ... Asta
Charles Watts ... Colonel Macara

William Hudson ... Randolph P. Watts
Gene Roth ... Hallerby - Chauffeur

Sandra Gould ... Secretary
Jonathan Hole ... Committeeman

Frank Jenks ... Janitor

Season 1, Episode 16: The Scene Stealer

10 January 1958
Nick accepts a job in Hollywood as a technical advisor for a mobster film. When valuable props start to disappear, Nick agrees to investigate.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Harry Shannon ... Harry Fullmer

Don Burnett ... Bob

Kathryn McGuire ... Nurse
Jack Gargan ... Studio policeman

George Murphy ... Himself

Robert Taylor ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 17: Damone Dilemma

17 January 1958
Vic Damone asks the Charles's assistance in ridding himself of a stalker.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Stacy Harris ... C. J. 'Calmly' Harris
Yvonne Lime ... Dolly Harris
Pat Comiskey ... Bodyguard

Fritz Feld ... First Waiter
Robert Kenaston ... Second Waiter

Vic Damone ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 18: Unlucky Lucky Number

24 January 1958
Nick and Nora decide their apartment is too small so they search for another with more space. Of course, the model they like comes with a corpse in the closet.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Howard McNear ... Realtor Dingle
Nora Marlowe ... Mrs. Tredman

Sid Melton ... Shorty - Bookie

John Doucette ... Hank - Butcher

Simon Oakland ... Ernie - Barber
Herb Vigran ... Frank - Photographer

Season 1, Episode 19: Man on the Bridge

31 January 1958
While playing with his new telescope, Nick spots a man behaving oddly on a nearby bridge. When he later meets the same man at a party for a visiting Middle Eastern diplomat, Nick suspects that the foreign dignitary is in danger.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Stafford Repp ... Lt. Ralph Raines

Ernest Sarracino ... Mr. Pharama

Argentina Brunetti ... Shana Daupha
Joseph Vitale ... Ama Benoy

Season 1, Episode 20: The Pre-Incan Caper

7 February 1958
Bored with life, Nick threatens a return his career as a private detective. In order to discourage him from taking such a step, a friend bets Nick that he can't discover how he has stolen a priceless Inca artifact.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Werner Klemperer ... Eric Stoner

Hope Summers ... Letitia Lorfield
Henry Kulky ... Tom Culdane

Stanley Adams ... Mike Farbstein
Vernon Rich ... Dr. Thurber

Season 1, Episode 21: Murder Is Where You Find It

14 February 1958
Nick and Nora investigate a murder in an ice-cream parlor where the only witness is a blind man.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Stafford Repp ... Lt. Ralph Raines

Whit Bissell ... Smitty - Newsdealer
George Byrnes ... Al Waters
Asta ... Asta
Paul Newlan ... Marvin - the Ice Pick

Season 1, Episode 22: Ship Shakedown

21 February 1958
While on a Caribbean cruise, Nick and Nora investigate a burglary where the stolen goods are discovered in a fellow passenger's stateroom. The accused man is a New York City policeman who swears he was framed.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Chet Stratton ... Ambridge Penlow (as Chester Stratton)
Tol Avery ... Lt. Steve King

Ken Clark ... Lt. Dave Martin

Gail Kobe ... Louise Martin
Jean Bartel ... Mrs. Devol

Sid Fields ... Sam Hinkle (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 23: Robot Client

28 February 1958
Nick and Nora visit the inventor of a robot. They wonder if the mechanical man might have been the instrument for murder.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Barry Atwater ... Dr. Nyles
Robert Cornthwaite ... Hartwick - Lab assistant

Lillian Bronson ... Mrs. Creavy - Housekeeper
George Cisar ... Lt. Voss
Stephen Coit ... Provost - Lab Assistant

Robby the Robot ... Robot
Benjie Bancroft ... Guest at Demonstration (uncredited)
Kay Garrett ... Guest at Demonstration (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre ... Guest at Demonstration (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 24: The Mystery of the Missing Murders

7 March 1958
Nick swears there was a dead body in the Charles's apartment but when the police arrive the corpse has disappeared.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Harry Ellerbe ... Paul Grover
Richard Shannon ... Officer Kennedy
Richard Karlan ... Keiver - House Detective (as Richard Karlen)

Season 1, Episode 25: Double Jeopardy

14 March 1958
A psychotic killer, deported from the United States, returns to the country to kill Nick.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Edward Binns ... Harry Decker

Russell Collins ... Smithers
Constance Davis ... Switchboard Operator

Harry Lauter ... Policeman Tom Wheeler

Olan Soule ... Bookshop Clerk (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 26: Bookworms

21 March 1958
Nora buys a used book which turns out to be a rare first-edition. The book was sold by mistake and the thieves who stole the book in the first place are intent on recovering the volume.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Berry Kroeger ... Logan Ellwood
Luis Van Rooten ... Mr. Dudley

Eddie Quillan ... Jesse Lamont
Carol Veazie ... Miss Hancock

Season 1, Episode 27: Jittery Juror

28 March 1958
A condemned murdered vows to return from the grave to avenge himself upon the jury that convicted him. When three of the jurors are found slain, Nick and Nora decide to investigate.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Peter Adams ... Dr. Gerald Mason
Jennifer Howard ... Joyce

Lee Patrick ... Eva Clark

Marion Ross ... Drucilla
Frank Watkins ... Harry Wilson

Season 1, Episode 28: The Departed Doctor

4 April 1958
When a doctor disappears from a dude ranch, Nick and Nora mount horses to investigate.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Charles Arnt ... Fuzzy aka Sylvester

Mary Beth Hughes ... Pat Renard

Keith Richards ... Dr. Renard

Dan Blocker ... Rosie

Kenneth MacDonald ... Deputy Sheriff
John Conwell ... Jerry Benson

Season 1, Episode 29: The Tennis Champ

11 April 1958
When a tennis player dies mysteriously, Nick suspects foul play and discovers that the man was hated by most of his fellow competitors.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Lola Albright ... Katherine West
Marianne Stewart ... Beth Harvey
Ned Wever ... Dr. Mason Winters
David Frankham ... Fred McKenna
Robert Keys ... Harry Graves

Season 1, Episode 30: The Delinquent

18 April 1958
Nick and Nora go undercover to infiltrate a gang of murderous hot-rodders.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Corey Allen ... Tony Gordon

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Edwards
Peter Miller ... Joe
Judy Nugent ... Jinx

Season 1, Episode 31: The Painted Witnesses

2 May 1958
Nick and Nora find a corpse at a charity carnival.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Rickie Layne ... Carl
Pamela Duncan ... Juana
Katherine Warren ... Mrs. Lenlow (as Katharine Warren)
Sue George ... Frances Lenlow
Lewis Charles ... Leo
Bobby Kay ... Clocko the Clown

Season 1, Episode 32: The Saucer People

9 May 1958
Nick and Nora are suspicious when a scientist friend swears that he has seen the inside of a flying saucer.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Sam Gilman ... Jim Eddington
Paul Wexler ... Jeremiah Calder
Christine White ... Valkeera
Milton Frome ... Officer Jones
Robert Brubaker ... Major Arnog
Theodore Marcuse ... Mr. Haywood

Season 1, Episode 33: The Carstadt Man

16 May 1958
Nick investigates when a paleontologist is found murdered while examining old bones.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Abraham Sofaer ... Professor Asbury

Robert Burton ... Dr. Lance Baron

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Edwards

Robert Ellenstein ... Dr. Putman
Joseph Mell ... Superintendent
Tom Fadden ... Farmer Dooley

Season 1, Episode 34: The Art of Murder

23 May 1958
Nora witnesses a murder. The killer, an actor who is a master of disguise, visits Nora in a number of different impersonations to see if she can recognize him.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Shepard Menken ... Gino Bryvette
Jaclynne Greene ... Angela Bryvette

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Edwards
Jan Harrison ... Miss Hancock
Hal Baylor ... Patrolman Lonergan

Season 1, Episode 35: Kappa Kappa Kaper

30 May 1958
Nick attends homecoming at his college and is asked to investigate when the school's mascot, a seal, is stolen.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Jack Mullaney ... Billy 'Butterfingers' Barnes

Frank Wilcox ... Dave 'Sneaky' Kendall
Anne Whitfield ... Jean - Co-Ed
Jimmy Hayes ... Tom Lockwood
Burt Douglas ... Mike 'Parky' Parks
Mary Foran ... Bubbles - Waitress

Joi Lansing ... Girl at Carriage in Opening (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 36: The Valley Forger

6 June 1958
Nick investigates when an expensive pin that Nora did not purchase is charged to her account. Along the way, he uncovers two murders and learns that Nora is slated to be a third victim

Season 1, Episode 37: The Screaming Doll

13 June 1958
Nick and Nora investigate when a calypso singer receives a voodoo doll and mysteriously looses his voice.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Jean Durand ... 'King Joe' Durrand
Amanda Randolph ... Mama Omolu
Kim Hamilton ... Emmeline

Juanita Moore ... Catalina Orlatti

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Scene of the Crime

24 October 1958
Nora has always wanted a brownstone, so Nick signs a lease for one. On moving day Nick and Nora find out their new home was the scene of a murder, in their bedroom no less. Nora refuses to stay and insists Nick get them out of the lease.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Jack Evans

Hayden Rorke ... Everett Tyson
Tina Carver ... Mrs. Tyson
Emile Meyer ... Clyde - Janitor
Robert Williams ... John Broski
Almira Sessions ... Mrs. Shubert - Neighbor

James Nolan ... Officer Frumkin
Jimmy Ames ... Moving Man

Frank Sinatra ... Neighbor (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 2: Housewarming

31 October 1958
Barney once saved Nick's life. Now gangsters are after him and he wants Nick to hide him out. Things would be fine if Nora hadn't mistaken Barney's list of suspects for Nick's guest list for their housewarming.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans
John Harmon ... Barney

John Hoyt ... Florist Sitwell

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel - Neighbor
Kathryn Card ... Mrs. Moody
Frank Richards ... Maxie - Henchman
Henry Kulky ... Sandy - Henchman
Harold Dyrenforth ... Hans - the Dutchman

Season 2, Episode 3: Pack My Gat, Beulah

7 November 1958
Nora comes home to find a blonde in her bed. Nick arrives soon after saying he has no idea who the blonde is or how she got in. The blonde (Nita Talbot) claims to have no memory of who she is and demands everyone get out of her hotel room.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Nita Talbot ... Beatrice Dane

Jack Albertson ... Police Lt. Harry Evans

Lurene Tuttle ... Martha Cawthorine

Blanche Sweet ... Mrs. Durkem - Neighbor

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel - Neigbor
Mary Alan Hokanson ... Beulah - Maid
Howard Negley ... Police Lt. Bricker

Season 2, Episode 4: The Lost Last Chapter

14 November 1958
Writer Neil Jackson calls with the news that he has finished the last chapter of an overdue manuscript. Unfortunately, when Nick tracks Neil down, the writer has been murdered. It seems he based his chapter on an actual murder that is due to occur that night - but where?

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Gavin MacLeod ... Neil Jackson
Ann McCrea ... Billie Benson
Robert Tafur ... Victor
John Shay ... Pete Corell

Nico Minardos ... Rudi
Richard Reeves ... Mike

Bob Hope ... Himself / Cuddles (uncredited)
Al Hopson ... Bartender - Mort (uncredited)

Jason Wingreen ... Flop House Resident (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 5: I Loathe You, Darling

21 November 1958
A hep songwriter and a record figure in Nick and Nora's latest mystery.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Alan Reed ... Jonathan Packson

Paul Richards ... Freddy Dee

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Evans

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel
Eugenia Paul ... Moana
Autumn Russell ... Penelope Neff

Blanche Sweet ... Mrs. Durkem - Neighbor

Season 2, Episode 6: The Human Bomb

28 November 1958
Mr. Rankin (Jacques Aubuchon) has his finger on a dead-man's switch and is holding Nora hostage. It's evening and Nick has to find $50,000 with all the banks closed.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jacques Aubuchon ... Leonard Rankin

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans
Rodney Bell ... Peter Brand
Ray Walker ... Detective Hull

James Nolan ... Officer Frumkin
Alan Lee ... Delicatessen Proprietor

Season 2, Episode 7: A Plague of Pigeons

5 December 1958
A large bag of bird seed is delivered, by mistake, to Nick and Nora. They take it to the carrier pigeon owner down the street and find him murdered. Nick and Nora fly into action to find the killer.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans
Charles Fredericks ... Andy Currie
Jonathan Hole ... Mr. Lansing - Pigeon Club Director
Peter Gordon ... Mr. Wilson - Jeweler
Ruth Perrott ... Mrs. O'Connor - Neighbor
Frank Gerstle ... Delivery Man
Pat Moran ... Sailor

Season 2, Episode 8: Design for Murder

12 December 1958
While in France to promote his new book, Nick and Nora attend a Napoleonic-themed costume ball. Nick is told by the host he will commit a murder and challenges Nick to prove he committed the crime.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Helmut Dantine ... Baron Orlonski
Paul Dubov ... Francois Raucat (as Paul DuBov)
Louis Mercier ... Proprietor
Eugene Borden ... Taxi Driver
Betty Wand ... Singer

Season 2, Episode 9: Murder in Mink

19 December 1958
Nora takes a mink home on trial unaware the mink is stolen and the shop owner is murdered. Nick has to solve the mystery and rescue Nora from the fur vault.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans
Asta ... Asta
Robert McQueeney ... Jason
Karine Nordman ... Mme. Michel
Lewis Charles ... Harry the Rabbit

Jean Del Val ... Monsieur Jacque

Roy Jenson ... Joe Kelly
Guy Preston ... Linn Parker
Frank J. Scannell ... Mr. Harris

Season 2, Episode 10: Lady on the Lam

26 December 1958
Blondie Collins (Nita Talbot) returns, having escaped from prison. Nick and Nora hit a triple: exposing a drug ring, putting a bookie ring out of business, and getting rid of Blondie - or did they?

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Nita Talbot ... Beatrice 'Blondie' Collins

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel - Neighbor

Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Bascome - Neighbor
Geraldine Wall ... Mrs. Quist - Asst. Warde
Ken Bennett ... Steve Bender
Ricky Kelman ... Little Boy (as Rickey Kelman)

Season 2, Episode 11: Beauty and the Bath

2 January 1959
A visit to a European spa turns into a working holiday for the reluctant detective and his trouble prone spouse.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Ben Astar ... Rodolfo

Kasey Rogers ... Madame
Rebecca Welles ... Maria
Carmen D'Antonio ... Giovanna - Steam Bath Attendant

Eva Lynd ... Angela
Ric Roman ... Theo - Bodyguard
Dominica Rico ... Alida - Maid
Bruno Della Santina ... Chauffeur

Season 2, Episode 12: The Case of the Baggy Pants

9 January 1959
Nick has to join a burlesque act in New Jersey to solve a murder and a series of crimes.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Barbara Nichols ... Rita Fay
Hank Henry ... Peanuts Noonan

Stanley Adams ... Tom Kruger
Barbara Perry ... Binky
Eddie Ryder ... Manny Braden
Darlene Fields ... Greta Clark
Asta ... Asta

Season 2, Episode 13: Maine Thing

16 January 1959
Nick and Nora drive into a small town where Nick is arrested for a minor traffic violation. While Nick is in the town jail, Nora and Asta wander around the town and find no one there.

Season 2, Episode 14: Outrageous

30 January 1959
Nick and Nora take in Blondie (Nita Talbot) after she alerts them of a plot to kill Nick..

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Nita Talbot ... Beatrice 'Blondie' Collins
Peter Leeds ... Sgt. Dave Martin

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel - Neighbor
Arthur Batanides ... Steve Bledsoe

Barbara Pepper ... Big Martha Bledsoe

Season 2, Episode 15: The Big Holdout

6 February 1959
Nora has jury duty. Can you guess who on the jury is the big holdout?

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans
Robert Brubaker ... Walter Tolan

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel - Neighbor
David Hoffman ... Andy the Fence
William Kendis ... Joe Perry
Buddy Lewis ... Monk Zalewski
Rankin Mansfield ... Jury Foreman
J. Edward McKinley ... Judge Horace C. Beasley

Season 2, Episode 16: The Perfect Servant

13 February 1959
"Nitro" Noonan (Jesse White) is just out of prison. He tells Nick he's cracked his last safe and is looking for a job. Nick is stumped--if only Nitro had learned a trade. As they sit down to eat the meal Nitro cooked, with the linens he ironed, Nick gets an idea.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Jack Albertson ... Lt.. Harry Evans

Jesse White ... Nitro Noonan

Len Lesser
Asta ... Asta
Bill Halop ... Al
Billy Halop ... Al (as Bill Haloop)
Mark Jordan ... TV Newscaster

Season 2, Episode 17: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Morgue

20 February 1959
On live television, a comic star is shot to death during a program. It turns out that though he was a funny fellow for his audience, off-camera he was a hated bully to his staff, so there's plenty of suspects.

Season 2, Episode 18: Black Wind and Lightning

27 February 1959
A New England ship's captain falls into Nick and Nora's apartment. He disappears but leaves a note which leads them to a "haunted house" owned by a "witch". Truly haunted or just a ploy to promote her book?

Season 2, Episode 19: Holiday for Hazel

6 March 1959
Hazel dog sits Asta while waiting for a game show to call the Charleses number. Cross-identities and a plot to even a score with Nick play havoc.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Patricia Donahue ... Hazel

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans

Max Showalter ... Paul Cameron (as Casey Adams)
Barbara Morrison ... Aunt Cissy

Larry J. Blake ... Chief Bender (as Larry Blake)
Edith Evanson ... Mrs. Dan Carmichael
Asta ... Asta

Steve Allen ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 20: Lady Frankenstein

13 March 1959
Blondie Collins returns to bother Nick and Nora. To get away from her, the couple takes a hastily planned trip to Florida

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Nina Foch ... Beatrice Dane

Fritz Feld ... Count Sedora

Nita Talbot ... Blondie
Doris Packer ... Della
Asta ... Asta

Season 2, Episode 21: Mayhem to Music

20 March 1959
Nick and Nora's new neighbor is an arrogant,unlikable piano genius who even throws things at Asta. When Nora pays him a visit, she ends up locked in a closet and the musical virtuoso murdered.

Season 2, Episode 22: La sabre invecta est?

27 March 1959
Nick and Nora are at the car races where the handsome winner has a little black book filled with military secrets in code. Will Nick and Nora be able to win the book before it is sold to spies?

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Gustavo Rojo ... 'Kewpie' Amoroso
Myrna Hansen ... Sandra Thompson

Gregory Gaye ... Igor - Foreign Agent (as Gregory Gay)

Marian Collier ... Miss Bugglemocks - Blonde
James Maloney ... Doctor
Bill Catching ... Truck Driver
H. Haile Chace ... Mechanic (as Haile Chase)

Season 2, Episode 23: Glory Road

3 April 1959
People start dying after a novelist announces on TV that her forthcoming book will reveal those responsible for a big swindle involving state roads.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Evans
Marianne Stewart ... Sheila Van Dyke

Alex Gerry ... Frank Willis Clarke

Sam Flint ... Walter Gladwin
Pat Mowry ... Cheryl Scott (as Patricia Mowbray)
Steve Mitchell ... Frank Parmalee
Asta ... Asta

Season 2, Episode 24: Anonymity Anyone?

10 April 1959
Nick's assuming the name of a banker gets the Charleses into a mess in Palm Beach.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles

Carmen Phillips ... Alice
Ned Wever ... Warren Cornwall

Dabbs Greer ... Amboy - Hotel Clerk

Ken Lynch ... Murphy
Jack Carr ... Hanson
John Close ... Patrolman Shelby

Norman Alden ... Patrolman Hank Longstreet (as Norm Alden)
Asta ... Asta
Bill McLean ... Bellhop (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 25: That's Gratitude

17 April 1959
Stelle and Belle, two dance hall hostesses, hire Nick to bribe a recently released con to leave their friend Gracie alone. Nora agrees with them but things go wrong when the con is found dead.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Scott Peters ... Tom
Peggy Maley ... Stella
Victoria King ... Gracie
Leonard Bremen ... Fred Dugan (as Lennie Bremen)
Asta ... Asta

Season 2, Episode 26: The Cat Kicker

24 April 1959
At a charity auction, Nora is auctioning Nick's detective skills for 24 hours. She has serious reservations when a beautiful amnesiac dressed only in a nightgown and fur coat wins the bid.

Season 2, Episode 27: Bronze Bonze

1 May 1959
Chewie Chang wants to hire Nick to retrieve the Bronze Bonze, a statue of Buddha, from Lily Ying who wants to hire Nick to leave the statue alone. The fireworks begin when Nick finds the statue.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Stanley Adams ... Choui Chang
Charlita ... Princess Lily Ying
Terence de Marney ... Mr. Smith - Fence
Danny Davenport ... Spike the Hood
Sammee Tong ... Cook

Season 2, Episode 28: Requiem for a Recluse

8 May 1959


Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta
Alan Hewitt ... Buckley Van Horn
Sylvia Field ... 'Baby' Van Horn
Amy Douglass ... Lucy Van Horn
Anthony Eustrel ... Parsons (as Antony Eustrel)

Season 2, Episode 29: Nora Goes Over the Wall

15 May 1959


Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Gloria Henry ... Valerie Roberts

Sandy Kenyon ... Jim Spyder

Robert Quarry ... Walter Gregory
Charles Tannen ... Tom Roberts

Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Bascome

Ralph Moody ... Mailman

Season 2, Episode 30: Hamilton Hollered Help

22 May 1959
Nora's charitable work inadvertently uncovers a mom and son counterfeiting ring.

Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Evans
Jane Betts ... Maw Crossett

Dick Wessel ... Willis Crossett (as Richard Wessel)
Tudor Owen ... Cockney Charlie
Sam Buffington ... Doc
Audrey Caire ... Lili (as Audrey Clark)

Season 2, Episode 31: Dear Dead Days

29 May 1959


Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans
Walter Burke ... Bert Bender
Eve McVeagh ... Dakota Dane
Milton Frome ... Dan Hastrow
Eddie Foster ... Doc Morgan (as Edward Foster)
Harry Arnie ... Ancil

Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Bascome
Joseph Vitale ... Frenchie Popineau

Season 2, Episode 32: Cold Cargo

5 June 1959


Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Jack Albertson ... Lt. Harry Evans

Bert Freed ... Charley Healy

Clark Howat ... Dave Jessup
Paul Comi ... Killer
John A. Alonzo ... Bellboy (as John Alonzo)

Season 2, Episode 33: Bat McKidderick

12 June 1959


Peter Lawford ... Nick Charles

Phyllis Kirk ... Nora Charles
Asta ... Asta

Chick Chandler ... Bat McKidderick

Mary Wickes ... Sally Bearclaw

Stuart Randall ... Sheriff
Robert Griffin ... Zeke Clemmons (as Robert E. Griffin)

Bud Osborne ... Clay Clanton
Barbara English ... Flo
Maggie Pierce ... Zo

Iron Eyes Cody ... Chief

Season 2, Episode 34: Cherchez la Sexpot

19 June 1959

Season 2, Episode 35: Paradise Discovered

26 June 1959


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